Robert Pattinson reportedly has found a new love named Tahliah Debrett Barnett, also known as FKA Twigs. Read on for the facts on their dating and all about Pattinson’s new girl.
1. Barnett Met Pattinson Through Friends
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Pattinson reportedly met Barnett through friends and a source says Barnett thinks Pattinson is extremely handsome. Barnett is said to be smitten, but does have some concerns. A source told Hollywood Life:
The main thing for Tahliah is that the relationship remains low-key. She wants to be known for her music, not just as ‘Robert Pattinson’s girlfriend’. She’s worried about being bogged down by constant comparisons to Kristen.
E! News reports:
The two are “not quite” in a relationship, but friends definitely think that she is his type and that things could go from friendly to romantic in a flash.
2. FKA Twigs Is a London-Based Music Artist
FKA stands for “Formerly Known As.” FKA Twigs is an English singer-songwriter, producer and dancer who just released her first debut album “LP1”. Us Weekly writes:
Tahliah has been generating buzz as of late, having just released her first album, LP1, earlier this year. Critics have acknowledged the emerging artist who also serves as her own music producer and video director.
3. The Couple Was Spotted Out and About Together
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Pattinson and Barnett were recently spotted leaving Bowery Hotel eatery Gemma last week. Hollywood Life writes that:
The Sun reported that the private couple have been seeing one another for over a month now. The duo first made headlines when they were spotted together strolling New York City on Aug. 27.
A source says their relationship is “the real deal,” telling Hollywood Life:
He’s been taking her on dates for the last month or so, and has even flown her out to stay with him in New York. He also loves going to her gigs.
4. Barnett Has Appeared in Many Music Videos for Big Artists
Before making her own career in music, Barnett appeared as a backup dancer in many music videos for high-profile artists. Wikipedia reports:
At the age of 17, twigs moved to London to pursue a career as a dancer. She worked as a backup dancer in music videos by artists such as Kylie Minogue, Ed Sheeran, and Taio Cruz. She was a backup dancer for Jessie J in her 2010 video for “Do It like a Dude”, and appeared again in her 2011 video for “Price Tag”.
5. Pattinson Is a Music Artist as Well
We most know Pattinson as Kristen Stewart’s ex, Twilight star, and just a gifted actor. However, he also composes his own music and has even sung on the Twilight soundtracks. It’s been reported that Pattinson and Barnett have bonded over their music.